Faceware Helps Bungie Bring New Faces to Destiny: Rise of Iron

Markerless 3D facial motion capture solutions’ company, Faceware Technologies has partnered with developer, Bungie, Inc. Bungie is using Faceware’s ProHD Headcam System, along with its Analyzer 3.0 and Retargeter 5.0 Studio Plus software packages, to enhance the facial expressions and emotions of Lord Saladin and the new Iron Lords in Destiny: Rise of Iron. Destiny: Rise of […]

Chinese Publishers Looking to Catch the VR Wave with Heroes of the Seven Seas

Vickie Chen , CEO of Avia Games, represents Chinese gaming companies hoping to break into the western market. Last week,  in a non-descript Silicon Valley garage, we caught up with Ms. Chen to chat about Mirage Interactive, a fast-growing VR game studio out of Beijing. Even with the understanding that the Chinese (and Asia overall) consumer market has vast revenue […]

Activision Blizzard Acquireas King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 Billion

Combined Company to be Crowned a Leader in Interactive Entertainment with Over Half a Billion Monthly Active Users in 196 Countries Combined Portfolio to Encompass 10 of the World’s Most Iconic Interactive Entertainment Franchises Activision Blizzard Remains the Most Profitable, Successful Standalone Interactive Entertainment Company in the World Combining TTM Non-GAAP Revenues of $4.7B for Activision […]

Oxide Games Launches Ashes of the Singularity and talks about its Nitrous game engine

One of the most interesting aspects of working in the game industry is watching how the creativity that inspired many developers to go into the industry is exhibited so well technically. Take game engine development for instance. New game engines emerge all the time in the game industry, as they push the envelope of what […]

Focused on Becoming Leading VR Publisher Starbreeze Launches StarVR

Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, announced today its virtual reality initiative with the launch of Project StarVR. The company also announced its acquisition of the French company and VR engineering firm InfinitEye earlier today. “Starbreeze’s vision is to become a leader in the entertainment industry by delivering […]